Broncos Host Utah State, UTEP and Lewis-Clark State this Weekend
Teal Vosburgh is 15-7 in singles this year.

March 13, 2014

WEEK FACTS

  • Boise State (5-6, 0-1 MW) Vs. Utah State (7-4, 0-1 MW)
  • Boise, Idaho (Appleton Tennis Center)
  • March 14, 2014 (Friday) at 2 p.m. (Mountain)
  • Free Parking: Lincoln Garage (5th Floor), corner of Lincoln and University
  • Boise State (5-6, 0-1 MW) Vs. UTEP (6-8, 2-1 CUSA)
  • Boise, Idaho (Appleton Tennis Center)
  • March 15, 2014 (Saturday) at 1 p.m. (Mountain)
  • Free Parking: Liberal Arts Parking Lot
  • Boise State (5-6, 0-1 MW) Vs. Lewis-Clark State (2-7)
  • Boise, Idaho (Appleton Tennis Center)
  • March 16, 2014 (Sunday) at 2 p.m. (Mountain)
  • Free Parking: Liberal Arts Parking Lot


Other Non-Boise State Matches

  • Friday: LCSC vs. UTEP at 10 a.m. (Appleton Tennis Center)
  • Saturday: Utah State vs. LCSC at 11 a.m. (Julia Davis Park)
  • Sunday: Utah State vs. UTEP at 9 a.m. (Appleton Tennis Center)



WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK

  • Boise State (5-6, 0-1 MW) is home this weekend to host a trio of schools in Mountain West rival Utah State (7-4, 0-1 MW), UTEP (6-8) and Lewis-Clark State (2-7) at the Appleton (outdoor) Tennis Center on campus.
  • The Broncos open the action on Friday in its second conference match of the season when they host the USU Aggies at 2 p.m. 
  • The weekend continues when Boise State takes on former Western Athletic Conference rival UTEP at 1 p.m. on Saturday. The match will be in between a doubleheader for the men’s team which plays Idaho State at 10 a.m. and Virginia Tech at 5 p.m.
  • The weekend will conclude when the Broncos take on the Lewis-Clark State Warriors from Lewiston, Idaho, at 2 p.m. on Sunday.


ABOUT THE OPPONENTS

  • Utah State: The Aggies come to town with the best record of the four teams at 7-4 overall, but they are 0-2 in league play. Their top singles players are McKenzie Davis who is 9-2 on court one in duals and 12-4 overall, while Nini Guensler is 8-1 at No. 2 singles and 10-1 on the year. The main doubles tandem is Davis and Kallie Sperry who are 6-4 in duals one court one and 12-6 overall. Guensler and Lexi Turley are the No. 2 team going 6-2 in duals and 7-2 overall.
  • UTEP: The Miners enter the weekend at 6-8 overall. The top singles players for UTEP are Rebeca Calvillo who is 8-5 on court one and 15-10 overall. Davina Meza plays on court two where she is 7-6 in duals and 15-11 overall. In doubles Calvillo and Meza are the No. 1 team going 8-3 in duals and 16-8 overall. 
  • Lewis-Clark State: Traditionally the Warriors are one of the top NAIA programs in the country. They enter the weekend at 2-7 overall, however, they have played nearly an entire NCAA Division I schedule going 0-6 against teams in that division. No singles or doubles statistics were available at press time.


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NATIONAL RANKINGS

  • The Broncos debuted in the ITA national team rankings last week at No. 73. However, after remaining idle last week they slipped out of the rankings this week. 


ITA REGIONAL RANKINGS

  • Singles: Sophomore Teal Vosburgh is ranked 15th in the ITA Mountain Region, while senior Sandy Vo is tied for 18th. 
  • Doubles: The doubles team of seniors Sandy Vo and Morgan Basil entered the spring team season ranked tied for 10th. 


QUICK LOOK AT BOISE STATE

  • The Record: The Broncos are coming into the week at 5-6 overall and 0-1 in MW play. Boise State snapped a five-match losing streak two weeks ago when they defeated Idaho State 6-1, the lat time out on March 2.
  • Ranked Opponents: Three of Boise State’s five losses have come at the hands of ranked opponents in No. 55 Utah, No. 63 Santa Clara and No. 51 Washington State.
  • The Broncos at Home: Boise State is 3-4 at home this season indoors. The Broncos call both the Boas Indoor Tennis Center and the Appleton Outdoor Tennis Center home.
  • The Broncos on the Road: Boise State is now 2-2 on the road this year.
  • The Coach: Beck Roghaar is in his fourth season at Boise State where he is 4-4 in 2014 and 40-34 overall, his career mark is the same.


SELECT HIGHLIGHTS
Boise State Singles:

  • Teal Vosburgh has recorded the top singles mark overall for Boise State playing primarily at No.2 singles during duals going 6-4 and 15-7 on the year. 
  • Megan LaLone has been big for the Broncos playing at the No.6 position where she has gone 6-2 this spring in duals, the sophomore is 13-8 overall.
  • Anissa Bryant-Swift has also been solid this spring going 7-4 in singles playing on courts two (2-2), three (1-1) and four (4-1). The senior is 14-7 overall in singles.

Boise State Doubles:

  • Sandy Vo and Morgan Basil are 3-6 playing No. 1 during duals, 8-7 this year as a team. The senior duo is 44-22 all-time as a doubles team during their Boise State careers dating back to their sophomore season. 
  • Megan LaLone and Teal Vosburgh are 2-3 playing on court two during duals and 2-1 on court three.
  • Anissa Bryant-Swift and Milena Toseva have seen the most time on court three where they are 4-1.

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